There Is a Happy Ending!

The last in the series of Asha Nayaswami’s regular 9am broadcasts that began at the onset of the pandemic. Asha reflects on the journey of these satsangs and the blessing to be able to share what Swami Kriyananda freely offered and taught through his example and loving presence. This may be the end of an era, but now Asha continues … Read More

God Alone: 12th Anniversary of the Nayaswami Order

Asha Nayaswami gives a satsang on the Nayaswami order—a renunciate order for the new age founded by Swami Kriyananda—and its profound relevance for this time. Please note: Although Asha originally gave this satsang on November 23, stating that date as the anniversary of the first Nayaswami initiation (as written incorrectly in LIGHTBEARER), the first Nayaswami initiation actually took place on … Read More

How Master Worked with Me (With Swami Kriyananda)

ABOUT SWAMI KRIYANANDA In 1948 at the age of twenty-two, Swami Kriyananda (J. Donald Walters) became a disciple of the Indian yoga master, Paramhansa Yogananda. Yogananda is best known for his spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi. In his book he recalls his experiences growing up in India and his life in America. He writes of meeting the great spiritual … Read More

Satsang: Questions and Answers with Swami Kriyananda

Recorded June 6, 2002 at Ananda Palo Alto ABOUT SWAMI KRIYANANDA In 1948 at the age of twenty-two, Swami Kriyananda (J. Donald Walters) became a disciple of the Indian yoga master, Paramhansa Yogananda. Yogananda is best known for his spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi. In his book he recalls his experiences growing up in India and his life in … Read More

The Power of Swami Kriyananda’s Music

Watch how Keshava Betts, who grew up with Swami Kriyananda’s music, shares in a moving and inspiring way how it deeply changed his life, and how one can experience God’s presence and inspiration through these beautiful, deep songs and musical compositions. Find more music at https://ananda.org/music ABOUT SWAMI KRIYANANDA In 1948 at the age of twenty-two, Swami Kriyananda (J. Donald … Read More